Add some frosty and subdued hues to your landscape with the very hardy Frosted Fire Autumn Stonecrop (Sedum x 'Frosted Fire')! Frosted Fire's flower head's tighter growth emerges as a frosted white to pale green cluster. By summer have filled out into rosy flower heads and tighter clusters yet, and the pollinators won't be able to resist!
Featuring thick, fleshy, waxy light green leaves with creamy yellow serrated margins forming a dense upright mound. Frosted Fire has a clump-forming growth habit and thicker, sturdy stems. These sturdy perennials are able to stand up to the full sun without shrinking.
The blooms mature to a darker bright reddish-pink hue and then dry on the plant for winter interest. You can prune these blooms off in winter and use them as dried flowers after frost or leave them for both winter interest or food for songbirds!
Frosted Fire creates a unique border garden addition. Their eclectic look and soft, soothing hues blend beautifully with about any garden palette. Standing up to the sun without shrinking, the dense habit and thicker foliage Frosted Fire sports fill your sunny beds with tranquil colors all growing season.
Pollinator gardens and rock gardens both benefit from these curious plants! The attractive foliage is drought and salt tolerant so plant these in that 'hell strip' along the road, and those in coastal areas can plant these near ocean spray without worry.
Sized great for containers, these can also be used as cut flowers and dried decor. Mass plantings in hot sunny locations are natural places to plant Sedum. Any sunny perennial bed and cottage garden will love these frosted blooms and icy foliage. Easy to grow, Sedum are perfect for gardeners of all experience levels.
Full sun plants like Frosted Fire Stonecrop, tolerate heat and sun all summer without fail. Handling some part sun in hotter climates. Not particular about soil type, Stonecrop prefers average moisture and any kind of well-drained soil, but can also tolerate poor or rocky soils. In fact, Sedum grown in organically rich soil are actually lanky and weak-stemmed. Growing about 12-15 inches tall and 18 inches wide, these adaptable, hardy perennials bloom from late summer through autumn.
Stonecrop has very low moisture needs and is extremely cold-hardy in growing zones 3 and up. These rabbit-resistant plants require very little maintenance. Pest and disease-free, Sedum benefits from division every few years and removing dead debris each early spring.
For heat and sun-loving plants that are frosty cool in color, you will love this easy-care, hardy Frosted Fire Autumn Stonecrop! Order yours from Nature Hills Nursery today!
Also known as Stonecrop, Sedum need full sun for the most flowers and very well-drained soil. Provide moderate, regular moisture and fertility. Prune down in the very early spring.
Sedum are reliable perennials so long as they have well-drained soil year-round.
Sedum are herbaceous perennials that will lose their leaves after frost and die back to the ground. They leave behind ornamental dried flowers and stems for winter interest. In spring, they regrow from their root systems anew!
Stonecrop or Sedum will not spread or become invasive, staying put where it's planted as low-growing mounding plants.
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NatureHills.com works closely with our growers and nursery professionals to ensure we ship when it is most appropriate for your area. Our goal is to deliver the hardiest plants by avoiding extreme high and low temperatures. Check out our shipping schedule for more information and to learn our wills and won'ts when it comes to shipping plants. Find your Stonecrop Sedum for sale here at NatureHills.com!
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#6 Container||Ranges from||5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Brand||Nature Hills' Choice|
|Botanical Name||Sedum x 'Frosted Fire'|
|Mature Height||12 - 15 inches|
|Mature Spread||18 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Moisture||Low Once Established|
|Foliage Color||Green and Cream White|
|Pruning Time||Early Spring|